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Innate Immune Response is a Killer After Myocardial Infarction


Friday, November 30 at 12:00 PM
Des Moines University, Student Education Center (SEC) 115, Des Moines, IA, 50312 Show Map

The topic for this week’s Friday Research Seminar Series will be physiology and pharmacology. All faculty members and students are invited to attend.

Innate Immune Response is a Killer After Myocardial Infarction

Madhu Singh

Madhu V. Singh, Ph.D.

Research assistant professor, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Iowa

My area of expertise is inflammation in cardiovascular diseases, especially myocardial infarction and hypertension.  I have been performing cutting edge research in gene regulation and molecular biology for more than 15 years.  I have published my research in multiple high impact peer-reviewed journals.  I have also served as a reviewer on National Science Foundation’s panel and as reviewer for several international journals.

Learning objectives

  1. Evaluate the role of innate immune system in the pathology of myocardial infarction.
  2. Acquire knowledge of intracellular signaling and regulation of microRNA.

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